Korean Singer Stabbed After Drinking Party

Famed Korean singer Jo Kwan-woo was seriously injured after a drunken fight with an ex-employee Sunday night.

SEOUL, South Korea - Singer Jo Kwan-woo was stabbed in the neck Sunday night after drinking with a former employee according to Yonhap News.

The Ilsan Police Station said they have requested an arrest warrant for the 44-year-old suspect, identified only by his surname Jeon, on charges of attempted murder.

Conflicting reports have the star singer receiving between 10 and 100 stitches after the fight, which occurred in front of the singer's house.

"Jo has returned home after the surgery as his condition is not life-threatening," said a representative of Dongguk University Ilsan Hospital.

The two were frequently known to drink together and were heavily intoxicated when the fight occured.

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